Santa Cruz County History - Films

Full Text Newspaper ArticleSanta Cruz Evening News. May 29, 1920. p. 2


After two days spent "shooting exteriors" such as only the Ben Lomond country affords, Chas. Ray and fifteen members of his own company who are now putting on "Peaceful Valley," the big new vehicle for screendom's most famous exponent of sympathetic country youth roles, have departed for Monterey to film additional scenes.

Santa Cruz County was not new to Charlie for he spent three weeks here a few years ago filming, in and around Boulder Creek and Felton, what later, under the title of "Sudden Jim," became one of his foremost successes.